Statistical methods are widely used in science, social and behavioral sciences, business, health professions, and industry. The applied statistics minor is appropriate for all NSU students with interests in experimental design, data analysis, or statistical modeling. The minor is designed to enable a student to properly design studies and analyze the resulting data, and to evaluate statistical methods used in marketing research, biological models, social studies, or their field of study.
Applied Statistics Minor Requirements (15 credits)
The applied statistics minor requires the successful completion of 15 credit hours of statistics courses with a MATH prefix at the 2000 or higher level, including at least 9 credit hours at the 3000 level or higher, with the exception of MATH 2020 Applied Statistics, which is excluded from the minor.
The courses eligible for this minor include (but are not limited to) the following:
- MATH 3030 Applied Statistics II (3 credits)
- MATH 3300 Introductory Linear Algebra (3 credits)
- MATH 4020 Applied Regression Analysis (3 credits)
- MATH 4040 Applied Multivariate Statistical Analysis (3 credits)
- MATH 4080 Introduction to Statistical Computations (3 credits)
- MATH 4500 Probability and Statistics (3 credits)
- MATH 4900 Special Topics (1-3 credits)
- MATH 4990 Independent Study (1-3 credits)
The academic program and curriculum requirements listed on this page are from the 2014-2015 edition of the NSU Undergraduate Student Catalog. Students are bound by policies and curricula published in the catalog in effect the semester they enter the university, unless an agreement is made with appropriate NSU administration officials allowing them to abide by policies published in a later catalog.